• Saturday, Sep 21, 2019
  • Last Update : 05:57 pm

Imam’s throat-slit body found at mosque

  • Published at 04:26 pm August 22nd, 2019
web-web-police-line-killed-dead-body
Representational photo Bigstock

The deceased is Didarul Islam, 26, hailed from Terokhada upazila of Khulna

Police have recovered the throat-slit body of an Imam from Narayandia Baitul Jalal Jame Mosque in Mollickpara area under Sonargaon upazila of Narayanganj district.

The deceased is Didarul Islam, 26, hailed from Terokhada upazila of Khulna. 

He joined the Baitul Jalal Jame mosque on 26 July, locals said.

Ziauddin, a local who prays at the mosque, said no one gave azan for Fajr prayers at the mosque on Thursday.

So, they went to the mosque to check. Later, they found the body of the imam.

Being informed, police recovered the body from the spot, Sonargaon police station Officer in-Charge Maniruzzaman said. 

He said miscreants might have killed Didarul sometime at night; however, they were investigating the matter.

The body was sent to hospital morgue for an autopsy, he said.